How to Install or Uninstall wapua on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 8, 2022

wApua is a web browser for browsing WAP (Wireless Application Protocol) pages written in the Wireless Markup Language (WML; versions 1.1 and 1.2 are supported). Its main purpose is to test or surf WAP pages locally or over HTTP and HTTPS without connecting with a WAP capable mobile phone, which may be expensive or impossible, i.e. in case of WAP pages on the local filesystem. I will show you how to install wapua on Ubuntu 22.04 in this tutorial.

Prerequisites to install

  • Operating system: Ubuntu 22.04 is needed for wapua to work
  • Privileges: Ascertain that you are able to execute sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install wapua on Ubuntu 22.04

Install wapua Ubuntu 22.04

wapua is one of the popular ways on Ubuntu now so that this tutorial will show you some ways to install it. Choose the one you believe is simple and easy to follow.

Install wapua using APT

This is one of the popular ways to install any Ubuntu packages because it is simple to understand, even if you are a Linux novice. Following these steps to get wapua on your Ubuntu 22.04.

Step 1: You must update the APT package repository cache before attempting to install, update, or remove any packages. Update the APT database to fetch new packages from Ubuntu. Opening the terminal and executing the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get update

Step 2: Start installing the packages on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating the system, you can install wapua Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt -y install wapua

Install wapua using Aptitude

You must run this command to install Aptitude if you haven’t already done so on Ubuntu.

sudo apt-get -y install aptitude

After installing it, you can now install wapua, just following these steps:

Step 1: You must update the APT package repository cache before attempting to install, update, or remove any packages. Update the APT database to download new packages from Ubuntu. Opening the terminal and executing the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install wapua Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and pressing Enter.

sudo aptitude -y install wapua

Uninstall wapua on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever thought that uninstalling an application from Ubuntu is difficult? You are mistaken; Anyone can easily uninstall any program, not just wapua.

If you installed wapua using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall wapua on Ubuntu by following this step:

sudo apt remove --auto-remove wapua

You can also execute this command if you want to uninstall wapua and remove its data and dependencies:

sudo apt autoremove --purge wapua

Ending

In this tutorial, I showed you ways to install wapua on Ubuntu 22.04 and some ways to uninstall wapua too. Please contact me if you require any assistance. I’d be delighted to respond.